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Past earthquakes in or near Whitfield, Georgia, USA: 2020

Updated Sep 17, 2021 17:15 GMT -
During 2020, Whitfield had 20 quakes of magnitude 2.0 or above. There were also 6 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 2.7 quake Walker County, 8.4 mi southwest of Fort Oglethorpe, Catoosa County, Georgia, USA, June, 27 2020 22:13 GMT
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (26 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Wed, Dec 30, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Dec 30, 2020 6:55 am (GMT -5) (Dec 30, 2020 11:55:05 GMT)
2.3

20 km
1917 km (1191 mi)4.5 mi north of Collegedale, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA 5 reportsMoreMap
Tue, Dec 29, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Dec 29, 2020 8:40 am (GMT -5) (Dec 29, 2020 13:40:17 GMT)
2.0

5 km
1920 km (1193 mi)4.3 mi northwest of Dalton, Whitfield County, Georgia, USA 24 reportsMoreMap
Sat, Dec 26, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Dec 26, 2020 05:11:52 GMT
2.1

15 km
1950 km (1212 mi)Polk County, 12 mi southeast of Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee, USA MoreMap
Mon, Dec 21, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Dec 20, 2020 8:10 pm (GMT -5) (Dec 21, 2020 01:10:04 GMT)
2.2

15 km
1949 km (1211 mi)Polk County, 12 mi southeast of Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee, USA MoreMap
Mon, Nov 16, 2020 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
Nov 16, 2020 08:45:10 GMT
2.5

6.6 km
1930 km (1199 mi)9 mi south of Cleveland, Tennessee 4 reportsMoreMap
Nov 16, 2020 08:44:32 GMT
1.5

8.9 km
1930 km (1199 mi)8.8 mi south of Cleveland, Tennessee MoreMap
Sat, Oct 17, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Oct 17, 2020 07:12:44 GMT
2.3

18 km
1902 km (1182 mi)Hamilton County, Tennessee, 9.1 mi north of Soddy-Daisy, USA 3 reportsMoreMap
Mon, Aug 31, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Aug 31, 2020 17:20:32 GMT
2.0

10.7 km
1992 km (1238 mi)Monroe County, 23 mi southeast of Athens, Tennessee, USA 2 reportsMoreMap
Sun, Aug 23, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Aug 23, 2020 03:56:44 GMT
1.2

0.1 km
1907 km (1185 mi)2.9 mi east of Middle Valley, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA MoreMap
Thu, Jul 30, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Jul 30, 2020 20:51:30 GMT
2.2

12 km
1891 km (1175 mi)Walker County, 8.3 mi southwest of Fort Oglethorpe, Catoosa County, Georgia, USA MoreMap
Mon, Jul 27, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Jul 27, 2020 17:22:50 GMT
2.4

16 km
1949 km (1211 mi)Polk County, 14 mi northeast of Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee, USA 1 reportMoreMap
Thu, Jul 9, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Jul 9, 2020 07:40:16 GMT
2.4

5.1 km
1977 km (1228 mi)Fannin County, Georgia, 30 mi southeast of Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee, USA MoreMap
Wed, Jul 8, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Jul 8, 2020 23:02:29 GMT
2.3

20 km
1904 km (1183 mi)3.6 mi east of Fort Oglethorpe, Catoosa County, Georgia, USA MoreMap
Mon, Jul 6, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Jul 6, 2020 03:30:38 GMT
2.5

5.1 km
1919 km (1192 mi)4.3 mi west of Dalton, Whitfield County, Georgia, USA 2 reportsMoreMap
Sun, Jun 28, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Jun 28, 2020 21:54:15 GMT
2.0

17 km
1963 km (1220 mi)8.7 mi south of Athens, McMinn County, Tennessee, USA MoreMap
Sat, Jun 27, 2020 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
Jun 27, 2020 22:13:28 GMT
2.7

12 km
1818 km (1130 mi)Walker County, 8.4 mi southwest of Fort Oglethorpe, Catoosa County, Georgia, USA MoreMap
Jun 27, 2020 10:02:29 GMT
2.3

14 km
1878 km (1167 mi)12 mi east of Fort Payne, DeKalb County, Alabama, USA MoreMap
Wed, May 20, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-05-20 02:31:55 -05:00 (May 20, 2020 07:31:55 GMT)
2.0

26 km
1804 km (1121 mi)9 mi southeast of Madisonville, Monroe County, Tennessee, USA 3 reportsMoreMap
Tue, May 5, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-05-05 12:16:29 -05:00 (May 5, 2020 17:16:29 GMT)
2.2

7.4 km
1806 km (1122 mi)Monroe County, 23 mi southeast of Athens, McMinn County, Tennessee, USA MoreMap
Sat, May 2, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-05-01 23:56:49 -05:00 (May 2, 2020 04:56:49 GMT)
2.1

9.7 km
1736 km (1079 mi)17 mi west of Calhoun, Gordon County, Georgia, USA MoreMap
Sun, Apr 5, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-04-05 14:17:54 -05:00 (Apr 5, 2020 19:17:54 GMT)
2.1

14 km
1762 km (1095 mi)4.5 mi east of Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee, USA 1 reportMoreMap
Fri, Mar 13, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-03-12 21:15:43 -05:00 (Mar 13, 2020 02:15:43 GMT)
2.2

19 km
1773 km (1102 mi)Polk County, 11 mi southeast of Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee, USA 1 reportMoreMap
Fri, Mar 6, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-03-05 21:59:49 -05:00 (Mar 6, 2020 02:59:49 GMT)
1.6

17 km
1795 km (1115 mi)16km NNW of McCaysville, Georgia (USA) MoreMap
Sat, Jan 18, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-01-18 03:10:45 -05:00 (Jan 18, 2020 08:11:41 GMT)
1.6

19 km
1747 km (1086 mi)5km WNW of Varnell, Georgia (USA) 1 reportMoreMap
Thu, Jan 16, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-01-16 00:50:10 -05:00 (Jan 16, 2020 05:50:10 GMT)
1.8

16 km
1799 km (1118 mi)16km E of Etowah, Tennessee (USA) 1 reportMoreMap
Mon, Jan 13, 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-01-12 19:06:19 -05:00 (Jan 13, 2020 00:06:19 GMT)
1.4

17 km
1796 km (1116 mi)11km S of Madisonville, Tennessee (USA) MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.7 x 109 joules (1.04 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.894 tons of TNT) More info
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